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Sigma announces 70mm F2.8 EX DG macro lens


Sigma announces the new Macrio 70mm F2.8 EX DG lens. This medium telephoto macro lens is ideal for both digital SLR cameras and 35mm film SLR cameras. The design of this lens makes it suitable for taking pictures in all situations from infinity to 1:1 macro, both with natural light conditions or flash. A Special Low Dispersion lens and two high refractive index SLD lenses provide excellent correction for all types of aberrations and produce an exceptional level of performance...

PRODUCT INFORMATION

View all Sigma interchangeable lensesFEATURES

Special Low Dispersion (SLD) lens and two high refractive index SLD lenses provide excellent correction for all types of aberrations
Super multi-layer lens coating reduces flare and ghosting
Floating focus system provides extremely high optical performance from infinity to 1:1 Macro
Equivalent field of view to 105mm macro lens when used on a digital SLR camera with an APS-C size image sensor

SPECIFICATIONS

Focal Length :70mm
Minimum Aperture :F22
Lens Construction :10 Elements in 9 Groups
Angle of View :34.3°
Number of Diaphragm Blades :9 pcs
Minimum Focusing Distance :25.7cm (10.1”)
Maximum Magnification :1:1
Filter Size :62mm
Lens Hood :Screw-in Type
Dimensions :Diameter 76mm (3.0in”) x Length 95mm (3.7”)
Weight :525g/18.5oz

* The appearance and specifications are subject to change without notice.
* Nikon and Pentax mount do not have an aperture ring, therefore depending on Camera model some functions may not work.

UPC Codes

SIGMA AF  00-85126-27056-8
NIKON AF  00-85126-27059-9
CANON AF  00-85126-27054-4
SONY AF  00-85126-27034-6
PENTAX AF  00-85126-27060-5

Additional information: View all Sigma interchangeable lenses
July 10, 2006
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